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Submission Realising rights:

In its submission to the National Consultation, PIAC focuses on identifying the features of effective human rights...

15 Jun 2009
Submission Our rights matter! The voices of those who are or have been homeless in Sydney.

This submission responds to the Australian Government’s announcement of a national consultation on human rights protection.

15 Jun 2009
Submission Improving government accountability through information access:

In April 2008, the NSW Ombudsman initiated an own-motion inquiry into the NSW...

05 Jun 2009
Submission Healthcare identifiers and privacy:

The submission expresses PIAC’s serious concerns about the policy process referred to in the paper. They are...

13 Aug 2009
Submission Inquiry into the Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2009 (Cth)

Same sex marriage was prohibited for the first time under the last government in a discriminatory and unjustifiable change to the Marriage Act...

26 Aug 2009
Submission Augmenting the role of the Coroner to enhance suicide prevention:

In this submission PIAC submits that the Coroners in Australia’s states and territories play a vital role in...

27 Nov 2009
Submission Healthcare identifiers and consumer privacy protection:

In its submission to the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee, PIAC argues that the Healthcare Identifiers...

09 Mar 2010
Submission Not yet ready for exposure: response to the Exposure Draft Healthcare Identifiers Bill 2010

In its submission to the Federal Department of Health and Ageing (DoHA), PIAC argues that the Exposure Draft Healthcare...

15 Jan 2010
Submission Transparent pricing:

This submission forms the PIAC response to the Australian Energy Regulator’s Issues Paper on Retail Pricing...

04 May 2010
Submission Taxis for all:

In January 2010, PIAC made a submission to the NSW Legislative Council Select Committee on the...

22 Jan 2010
Submission Turning up the heat on consumers:

This submission forms the response to the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) draft decision on Jemena Gas Network Ltd...

27 Apr 2010
Submission Lobbying, transparency and accountability in NSW:

Lobbying is an important and influential aspect of a healthy participatory democracy.

23 Jun 2010
Submission Improving democracy:

The Victorian Electoral Matters Committee conducted an inquiry into the functions and administration of voting centres.

28 May 2010
Submission Levelling out the playing field. Within the National Energy Customer Framework (NECF), energy will be sold either by retailers or those holding a retail... 04 Aug 2010
Submission Code of Conduct NSW

The submission comments on the Code of Conduct for Members of the NSW Parliament.

12 Jul 2010
Submission Reducing the risk for consumers:

The Productivity Commission established an inquiry into gambling early in 2009, for which PIAC made a submission in...

22 Dec 2009
Submission Power/knowledge:

The National Energy Customer Framework is expected to require that the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) to be...

13 Jul 2010
Submission Protecting consumers?:

This submission forms the response of PIAC to the Ministerial Council on Energy’s Second Exposure Draft of the...

11 Mar 2010
Submission Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters. Inquiry into the Conduct of the... 15 Mar 2005
Submission Boarding house residents’ rights.

PIAC’s submission highlights the areas where the proposed Youth and Community Service Regulation 2010 (...

13 Jul 2010